Kremlin spokesman says Putin, Trump to meet in Hamburg

Kremlin spokesman says Putin, Trump to meet in Hamburg

Kremlin spokesman says Putin, Trump to meet in Hamburg

Another former Obama White House official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Mr. Trump's attacks on Mr. Obama were "a transparent effort to distract from the bad impact of their [Obamacare] repeal bill". He was seizing on a quote in the Post report that revealed many Obama administration officials now believe that their own response to Russian Federation hacking was insufficient.

The Obama administration finally did make public in-depth details of the Russian hacking effort in January in a declassified intelligence report that was released shortly before the inauguration.

US President Donald Trump gestures to members of the media gathered in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, June 26, 2017.

The White House blamed President Barack Obama's administration Sunday for failing to tackle Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, sticking with a new strategy to fault President Donald Trump's predecessor for an issue now facing the president.

"I believe that Russia will be ready to agree to the format that will suit the United States, and vice versa", Peskov said when asked about the format of the protocol meeting between the Russian and USA leaders.

President Trump campaigned on the idea of normalizing US-Russia relations, but has done little to nothing to that end since taking office.

Then candidate Donald Trump was "joking" when he publicly asked Russian Federation to hack Hillary Clinton during the 2016 election, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Monday.

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President Trump erupted on his predecessor and the Democrats in a Monday morning tweetstorm, accusing the party leaders of a conspiracy to hide what they knew about Russian interference during the 2016 election. "He's attempting to pin on the Obama administration the very serious charges - namely collusion and obstruction - that federal investigators are examining in the context of his behavior and that of his associates".

President Trump on Monday said President Obama took no action against Russia for its actions in the 2016 election because he expected Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonAmazon's acquisition of Whole Foods underscores the threat posed by "big data" Pro-Trump group blasts "rigged" Russia probe in ad starring Tomi Lahren Trump believes Russia "probably" behind election hacking MORE to win.

This apparent change of heart may be in reaction to the recent Washington Post article confirming the existence of intelligence showing Russian President Vladimir Putin was personally involved in efforts to try to hurt Clinton and to elect Trump. The day after Trump made that statement, he said in a Fox News interview "Of course I'm being sarcastic".

Obama ordered a review of Russia's actions and imposed new sanctions after the election. "We all know that", Spicer said. "If they are patriotic, they contribute in a way they think is right, to fight against those who say bad things about Russia", Putin told reporters at the St. Petersburg Economic Forum earlier this month.

At the same time, Mr. Schiff said that Mr. Trump was "in no position to complain".

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